Washington: American actor and talk show host Jada Pinkett Smith has addressed the Will Smith-Chris Rock Oscar slap for the first time during the June 1 episode of her “Red Table Talk” series. According to Variety, she had previously commented on the situation courtesy of a meme, which read, “It’s healing season. And I’m here for it.”
Pinkett Smith decided to address the slap on ‘Red Table Talk’ as the episode dealt with alopecia. Smith slapped Rock on the Oscars stage for joking about Pinkett Smith’s bald head, which he shaved because of his battle with alopecia.
Pinkett Smith said at the outset, “This is a really important ‘Red Table Talk’ on alopecia. Considering what I’m doing with my health and what happened at the Oscars, thousands of people have come to me with their stories.” have arrived.” case, the outlet reported.
She continued, “I am using this moment to talk to my alopecia family about the condition and to tell people what alopecia really is.”
“Now about Oscar night, my deepest hope is that these two intelligent, capable men have an opportunity to heal, talk this out and reconcile. The state of the world today, we need them both.” And we all really need each other more than ever. Until then, Will and I are doing what we’ve done for the past 28 years, and it’s figuring out this thing called life together . Thanks for listening,” said Pinkett Smith.
The Academy has suspended Smith from its membership for 10 years due to violent activities at the Oscars. The Rock has publicly addressed Thappad in addition to making brief jokes about it on his current stand-up tour. Before the suspension was announced, Will Smith had resigned from the academy, according to Variety.